Lost? Take the Library Orientation
Submit your reference questions, suggestions or ask for research consultation
a Hard Time Searching? Find the right reference source:
What's a Reference Source?
:: Know what reference tool you need for
:: Online Reference Tools
- According to Doyle information literacy is the ability to locate,
evaluate, select, use, and share information effectively (Doyle,
1992, p. 2).
Advisory Don't know what to read? Here are Booklists,
Best Books / Awarded Literary Works
Links Cool Sites, Fun Stuff, Studies, Family, Community
and the World. Online Resources:
:: Academic Programs- Internet
Resources categorized by Subjects & Grade Levels.
:: Fun Stuff- Games, Hobbies, Music, Film,
:: Teens' Developmental Assets:
-family, school, community support
-community values youth, youth as resources, service to others
Boundaries and Expectations
-know what is expected from you and whether activities and behaviors
are "in bounds" and "out of bounds"
Constructive Use of Time
-creative activities, youth programs, religious community, time
Commitment to Learning
-achievement motivation, school engagement, homework, reading
-developing strong values that guide your choices. Making a difference.
-skills and competencies that equip you to make positive choices,
to build relationships, and to succeed in life.
-Personal power, self-esteem, sense of purpose and positive view
of personal future
Featured Student Works: Big Book of Peace;
The Aftermath by Christine Hazel Yalung
; Collection of Limericks by Angela Mendoza
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Community, the place to express yourself by posting your stories,
articles, artworks, thoughts and views. Join our discussion forum
and post your literary folios.
Zone: Internet Use for Education
Electronic Mail | Archived
Messaging System | Conferencing
Searching Search Engines
- Integrating Teachers | Students